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Jacinda Walker, who is the founder and creative director of
organization that operates as a social enterprise to address the
diversity gap within the design profession, will be the
speaker for the sixth Alberini Family Speaker Series in
Design at UC Davis. Walker’s presentation will be “Changing the
Face of Design.”
A beautiful and poignant exploration of the creative relationship
between tragedy and design, “Guardians: Spirits of Protection” is
a unique installation which opens at the UC Davis Design Museum
on Oct. 4 and runs through April 24 with an opening reception on
Oct. 6 at 6 p.m.
Kaylani J. McCard was awarded the 2021 Savageau Award for a
Master of Fine Arts design student on June 10 during a virtual
opening celebration of the annual Arts and Humanities Graduate
Exhibition at UC Davis. The show is accessible through the
Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art website until
Public Scholarship and Engagement recently announced their
2021 Community Engaged Learning Faculty Fellows. Among the
recipients are Design faculty members Assistant Professor
Beth Ferguson and Assistant Professor Thomas Maiorana.
Design alum Adam Flint Taylor (M.F.A., design, ‘19) has worked
featured in a current exhibition at the Southern Utah Museum of Art
(SUMA) now through March 13. The museum is located on the campus
of Southern Utah University (SUU) in Cedar City.
In anticipation of the uncertainty of travel and other
possible matters, also to serve the students who cannot travel
outside of the country for any reasons in a long run, the campus
Global Learning Hub and Career Center developed “Global Virtual
Internships” parallel to traditional summer abroad
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